RBA Comedy Night Spring 2021

May 20, 2021 6:00 pm

Virtual Tickets

$10,000 Goal


Total Raised


Wear your support!  On your ticket order form or the day of the event, you will have an option to order a comfortable RBA T-shirt for $23 (includes delivery and taxes).  Shirts will be delivered to your designated address by June 11.


The show will feature two stand out comedians Jay Washington and Martin Morrow, who you might recognize from Sirius XM, NBC's Last Comic Standing and Lifetime/KFC's A Recipe For Seduction. Attendees will have the opportunity to interact with the comedians through a live Q&A, plus we'll be offering some exciting ways to engage with and give back to RBA throughout the evening. Be sure to get your tickets before Wednesday, May 19.  All proceeds will support RBA and the artists.  We look forward to "seeing" you there!


Jay Washington

A professional wrestler turned high energy stand-up comedian and actor. Jay's quick wit and natural charm can't help but to pull people into him. Jay has been heard on Sirius XM, seen Collider Video, Netflix, Vh1 on top of a variety of commercials, television shows and movies. Most notably in the Spike Lee Joint "Chi-Raq" alongside Wesley Snipes. He is the host of The Mad Titan Podcast and the co-host of the Blerds N The Hood show live on YouTube.

Martin Mandela Morrow

Martin Morrow is a comedian and writer based in Los Angeles. His accolades include performing on the 9th season of NBC's Last Comic Standing and on Comedy Dynamics' Amazon Prime series, Coming To The Stage. Recently, you may have seen Martin in the KFC Lifetime movie "A Recipe For Seduction" or a Progressive commercial. Martin is an alumnus of The Second City Mainstage in Chicago appearing in the 105th Mainstage revue "The Winner...Of Our Discontent" and a former ensemble cast member on the Second City Touring Company. He has been featured on Adult Swim's Tim and Eric's Game Show, Amazon Prime's Inside Jokes with Asif Ali, Collegehumor's Hot Date, Comedy Central's Why? with Hannibal Buress, The Huffington Post, Hulu's Coming to the Stage, WCIU's One Night Stand Up, Fox's Laughs, Windy City Live, Esquire TV, the NFL Network, Audible, Freeform, a print ad for Skittles and the NFL, and the 9th season of NBC's Last Comic Standing. He was named one of 2018's Top Comedians of Diversity by Good Deed's, the New City Stage Top 50 players of 2016 and one of the top up-and-coming comedians in the country by Splitsider in 2015. In 2020, Martin appeared in various ads for Jimmy Kimmel Live, T-Mobile, Freeform, and Progessive generating millions of views and shares. Morrow was also featured in the critically acclaimed short film, Something About Bubbles, which garnered him Best Ensemble wins for the New York Film Awards, Independent Short Awards, and Vegas Movie Awards. Follow him on all socials @martinMmorrow.

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Ryan Banks Academy
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